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Cuban cigar boom? Not yet, stores and customers say

...must be for personal use, not resale - same as the rules that existed for travelers before August 2004, when the Bush administration imposed strict restrictions those traveling to the island.The new trade, travel and currency rules will take...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-19/cuban-cigar-boom-not-yet-s
Is 2016 a game-changer?

...Today it is 17,000. This year has seen the remarkable turnaround from the recession caused by the wars of the Bush administration and the borrowing from China. Just this week, the United States and NATO closed their International Security...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-12-12/2016-game-changer
Insulting U.S. intelligence

...contractors on al-Qaida prisoners during the Bush administration's war on terror. It's the result of several...fearful days following 9/11, Congress and the Bush administration asked the intelligence community to do everything...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-11/insulting-us-intellig
QE draws to a close; how well did Fed's stimulus work?

...historic move. It began the first round of QE, buying $100 billion in bonds backed by mortgages every month. The Bush administration had already hatched a number of programs aimed at patching up the banking system, and so the Fed's initial step...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-11-01/qe-draws-close-how-well-did-feds-st
Look at Obama's actions

...security" and "trust." But the actions convey something else. The president continues to criticize the Bush administration for "doing stupid stuff" such as going into Afghanistan and Iraq to eliminate terrorist networks after 9/11...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-09/look-obamas-actions
The biggest bailout

...because taxpayers technically wouldn't be saving insurance companies from bankruptcy. Others point out that the Bush administration structured similar provisions in the Medicare prescription-drug program.First, as to the definition of a bailout...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-25/biggest-bailout
Lies come from both sides

...female soldier Jessica Lynch was seriously hurt when the truck she was riding in overturned. It was reported by the Bush administration that she went down firing her weapon, killing Iraqi soldiers. Exactly the opposite. The soldiers actually saved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-17/lies-come-both-sides
Georgia's U.S. Senate candidates should get serious about the deficit

...cut spending by refusing to raise the debt ceiling. NO OTHER COUNTRY even has a debt ceiling. Former Reagan and Bush administration official Bruce Bartlett wrote that "the debt limit is nuts. It serves no useful purpose to allow members of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-07-20/georgias-us-sena
Change, but not like this

...under President Clinton's administration, now under President Obama's. The federal bureaucracy under the Bush administration, apparently, believed there were more meaningful national and international concerns to contend with.This week's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-20/change-not
First lady's fabulous fashions: Love the clothes, but who pays the bills?

...dinners and White House correspondents' dinners.Wearing donated gowns represents a change in practice from the Bush administration.Anita McBride, the chief of staff to Laura Bush during her time as first lady, said Bush paid for all her clothes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/fashion/2014-06-05/first-ladys-fabulous-fashio